Data Scientist

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Data Scientist

At Bridebook we're looking for a Data Scientist to join our team.

Full-time · Hybrid (WFH and Office)

The Role

Hi, Martijn den Ronden here 👋

I’m on the lookout for an experienced, world-class Data Scientist to play an instrumental role in spearheading the next stage of our growth journey. Could this be you?

About Bridebook

Bridebook is an investor-backed technology company and one of the fastest growing startups in Europe. We are seeking a Data Scientist to help us continue on our journey of taking the wedding industry by storm. You will be responsible for driving insights across the business through understanding our data and will be a key part of our growth. You will be core to our mission of becoming an iconic global brand, making the wedding planning journey as fun as possible for engaged couples everywhere.

We are now the UK’s leading wedding planning app and website, backed by leading investors, so this is a particularly exciting time to join a vibrant and driven team.

Since launching our site, we have had over 700,000 couples plan their weddings with us, have been featured by the App Store, New York Times and the BBC, and we’re only just getting started. With UK growth accelerating we are now casting our eyes on global expansion.

Job Description

The right candidate will be a self-starter, value attention to detail, and have a passion for disruptive tech. You must have some experience of — or be proficient in — data management, analysis and coding. You will be responsible for analysing product and commercial performance, delivering insights to inform the company strategy and working with the development team to drive scaling of our company analytics implementation, ensuring that we build the very best product efficiently and maximise the impact on the company.


Responsibilities

  • Apply your data analysis skills and the presentation of data to see beyond the numbers and understand how our users interact with our core business products.

  • Partner with Product and Engineering teams to solve problems and identify trends and opportunities.

  • Build detailed reports to provide a deep understanding of our data across senior leadership and other teams.

  • Work on improving the data infrastructure setup, ensuring efficiency and consistency of our data. You'll primarily be working with GCP and BigQuery, automating analyses via SQL and python.

  • Develop and own relevant analytics processes to help build a self-serve BI culture and keep the company data-driven.

  • Ensure the validity of data in our database and clean it for reuploading where required.

About you

Ideally you will have...

  • A degree in Computer Science, Math, Physics, Engineering, Statistics or other technical field. Advanced degrees preferred.

  • 3+ years of experience working in industry in a commercial setting.

  • Experience with statistical data analysis and the ability to generate well-founded insights from potentially unstructured data.

  • Good working knowledge of Python and common numerical packages (NumPy, SciPy, Pandas etc.).

  • A solid understanding of and proficiency with SQL.

  • Knowledge of online testing methodologies such as AB Testing and experience designing and analysing online experiments.

  • Ability to communicate complex messages to a range of non-technical audiences.

  • Ability to work both independently and be self starting and to be effective as part of a team.

We would love to hear from you if you also have...

  • Experience with BigQuery, data pipelines, ETL and Cloud Functions

  • Experience with Mixpanel, Looker, Tableau or similar

  • Experience working in a tech startup environment


What do we offer you?

  • Hybrid working. We operate a hybrid WFH/Office split. Most employees spend ~2 days per week in the office, but we can be flexible to need. At a minimum you would need to be able to come into the office once per fortnight.
  • An opportunity to transform a fastest growing start-up.
  • Generous holiday allowance: Bridebook operates enhanced holiday allowance increasing for every complete year of employment. We also offer a paid Christmas shutdown break between 25 Dec - 1 Jan. All this is in addition to bank holidays.
  • Access to a learning and development budget as well as a book allowance.
  • Team events: we have many COVID friendly social activities, team events, and annual company summits.
  • Amazing culture: Monthly hackathons, regular chess tournaments, book clubs, film evenings and more, all while sporting a casual dress code.


Come as you are

Bridebook is a progressive, open-minded meritocracy. If you're smart, kind and good at what you do, nothing else matters. 

Apply for the job

Do you want to join our team as our Data Scientist? Then we'd love to hear about you!